Family Size Butter Cookie or Boterkoek
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Family Size Butter Cookie or Boterkoek

Family Size Butter Cookie or Boterkoek - It is not a cake, not a pie; it is similar to a huge butter cookie with deliciously brown crunchy edges.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time40 mins
Servings: 8 people
Author: Marinka


  • 7 ounces granulated sugar
  • 7 ounces butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 9 ounces all-purpose flour


  • Butter a cake form (9x9x2), or a spring form and preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Mix butter, sugar and vanilla extract until light.
  • Add 1 egg and a pinch of salt and mix again, then add flour.
  • Mix until you have a smooth dough.
  • Add dough into the cake form and press it down. Level it and smooth out the top, with you hands or the back of a spoon.
  • Beat one egg and brush the top of the cookie.
  • Use a knife or fork to carve the top of the cookie.
  • Bake it in the oven for approx. 30 minutes.
  • Allow to cool and cut.


Calories: 407kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Cholesterol: 94mg | Sodium: 198mg | Potassium: 55mg | Sugar: 24g | Vitamin A: 680IU | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1.7mg